Deyangeorgiev/iStock/Getty ImagesSeen through the eyes of insects, the most peaceful garden in the world is a battleground for survival. All gardens attract plant-attacking insects, their predators and pollinators such as honeybees. When humans intervene with broad-spectrum chemical pesticides, bad and good insects alike pay with their lives.
Systematic classification and distributionClass: ReptilesOrder: SquamatesSubordinates: SnakesFamily: PythonidaeGender: PythonSpecies: Python regius Shaw, 1802The Royal Python (also called ball python for the characteristic shape it takes if disturbed or intimidated by hiding its head between the coils) is native to Africa West.
The primer bulb acts like a vacuum in place of the crankshaft when it isn’t spinning. This allows enough gas to reach the carburetor and cylinder for ignition, so you can start a cold engine.Clean Gas TankWhen the primer won’t hold fuel in the bulb something is either blocking the flow of fuel or air.
Stink bug image by Simon Bradley from Fotolia.comWhether you have them in the garden or planted in containers on the porch, if the leaves on your tomato plants are mysteriously turning yellow or disappearing one by one, there is a good chance that you have a bug problem. Fortunately, there are ways to get rid of bugs on tomato plants, and once you know a few things to do, they are not that hard to vanquish.
Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesYucca (Yucca spp.) shrubs and trees, with their daggerlike evergreen leaves, seem as though they should be safe from pests. When you are poked just touching a yucca, it& 39;s hard to imagine anything wanting to eat one. Well, surprise! Some tough little pests like to munch on this perennial plant that thrives best in U.